The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Ruby 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 3.05% - 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% - 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 £23.25 £71.00
% change year-on-year +179.56% -67.25%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 65 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 33.59% 43.92% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 47
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £223 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Ruby as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Guildford

Ruby
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ruby in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ruby in Guildford

Ruby
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Guildford region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Kibana
1 4 (100.00%) Rsyslog
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Kibana
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds